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2012-06-28 02:31:43

MUMBAI, India, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rolta India today announced that it has redeemed the outstanding Foreign Currency Convertible Bonds (FCCBs), aggregating US$ 134.7 Million including redemption premium of US$ 38 Million on the due date. After this redemption there are no FCCBs outstanding. The Company today made the payment to Principal Agent of FCCBs - Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch. The paid up capital of the Company will remain unchanged post redemption of these FCCBs....

2012-06-22 02:22:04

CANNES, France, June 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night at the Cannes Lions Press, Design, Radio & Cyber ceremony, Leo Burnett Worldwide took home 16 Cannes Lions Awards - one Gold, eight Silver and seven Bronze. Ten offices, including Brussels, Lapiz Chicago, Dubai, Hong Kong, Milan, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Zurich, shared in last night's wins. Leo Burnett Worldwide's Lion count is up to 51 in 2012. The awards wrap up on Saturday with the Branded Entertainment,...

2012-06-11 06:26:55

MUMBAI, India, June 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleishman-Hillard International Communications continues to strengthen its senior leadership team with the appointment of Indranil Ghosh as senior vice president and general manager for the Mumbai operation. Ghosh has more than 20 years of experience working in sectors across financial services, hospitality, and new media and entertainment, including radio, television and films. He also has experience in areas such as corporate and...

Anonymous India Censorship Protests Draw Hundreds
2012-06-10 05:46:09

Protesting regulations that they say are tantamount to online censorship, members of the hacking collective known as Anonymous gathered in more than a dozen cities throughout India Saturday -- though according to some reports, the results of those assemblies were mixed. According to Rajini Vaidyanathan of BBC News, members of the group organized their gatherings across 16 cities nationwide, including Mumbai, where an estimated 100 protesters donned their trademark Guy Fawkes masks in order...

2012-05-30 06:25:27

HAMILTON, N.J., May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, leading events organizer UBM Live announced details of InformexINDIA event, designed to showcase the latest developments and opportunities across a broad spectrum of India's thriving specialty chemicals sectors. Organized by the same team as InformexUSA, North America's leading networking event for buyers and sellers of high value chemistry, and managed in conjunction with the UBM team in India, InformexINDIA will be held from September...

2012-05-30 06:24:12

CORAL GABLES, Fla., May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BOMBAY SAPPHIRE®, Russell & Danny Simmons' Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation and Complex Media announce the kickoff of the 3rd Annual BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Artisan Series, when the next wave of artists seeking national breakthrough is invited to enter the galvanizing competition. Since its launch in 2010, the BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Artisan Series has been committed to identifying the nation's finest undiscovered talent in the field of visual arts....

2012-05-23 10:27:04

MUMBAI, India, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest issue of Business Review India focuses on India's Flamboyant Business Leaders and the growing IT and Telecom Industry covering features on India's Richest Individuals, Top 5 Internet Service Providers in the Country, Investment Banking as a lucrative career option, E-Learning and profiling Sunil Bharti Mittal- The Sultan of Telecom Industry. The Cover story features India's richest individuals with Mukesh Ambani- the...

2012-05-23 10:24:41

MUMBAI, India, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In this issue, we take pride in featuring the article on investment banking which offers a platform for young professionals looking to succeed in the banking industry. This field is an attractive career option for professionals who are pro-active, enthusiastic and quick decision makers. Investment banking offers advice for a wide range of dealings a company might engage in. The investment banks provide a large number of...

2012-05-23 10:24:36

MUMBAI, India, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Review India profiles India's richest Individuals. Mukesh Ambani, the Chairman and Managing director of Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries who ranks 5th best performing CEO in the world by Harvard Business Review tops the list. He also owns the Indian Premier League Cricket Team. The second spot is taken by Lakshmi Mittal, head of world's largest steelmaking company who expanded mining interests, buying Canadian...

2012-05-23 06:23:18

MUMBAI, India, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- India's "Generation Y" is fast changing the communication paradigm by quickly adopting new modes of networking using social platforms like Facebook, Twitter as well as tools like instant messaging and chat, according to the findings of The TCS GenY survey 2011-12 which was released today. The findings of India's largest survey of over 12,300 high school students across 12 Indian cities reveals that smart devices and online access...


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Bombay Duck, Harpadon nehereus
2013-10-24 12:18:24

The Bombay Duck (Harpadon nehereus), known also as the bummalo, is, in spite of its name, not a duck but a lizardfish. It is native to the waters between Mumbai and Kutch within the Arabian Sea, and a smaller number can also be found in the Bay of Bengal. Large numbers are also caught in the South China Sea. This fish is often dried and salted before it is eaten, as its meat doesn’t have a distinctive taste of its own. After the drying process, the odor of the fish is very powerful, and it...

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